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May 28, 2013

Joe Louis in Minneapolis

Filed under: Item of the Day — Lizzie Ehrenhalt @ 2:39 pm

Joe Louis in Minneapolis

Photograph of heavyweight boxing champion Joe Louis speaking to a KSTP television news reporter. Louis had traveled to the Twin Cities to promote his namesake soft drink, Joe Louis Punch. Captured by a Minneapolis newspaper photographer on July 6, 1948.

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